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Hot Hits

Black Violin

Strathmore
Apr. 9 – 10
Classically trained violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus are back with their distinctive multi-genre sound that is perfectly described as “classical boom.”

Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton with members of the National Philharmonic

Strathmore
Sat. Apr 6
Fischer and her band return to Strathmore, this time for a fully orchestrated performance.

The Triplets of Belleville Cine-Concert

Strathmore
Thu. Apr 18
The animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville & Charest are back; with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville, he recreates live the original score as the film itself is beamed onto the big screen.

Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity

Signature Theatre
Mar. 26 – Apr. 7
Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.

Amanda Palmer

National Theatre
Fri. Apr 5
Amanda Palmer (co-founder of the Dresden Dolls) comes to D.C. for a concert in support of her first solo album in more than six years

Chick Corea & Béla Fleck

Strathmore
Fri. May 10
Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.

Eliot Chang

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29
Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!

Grand Hotel, The Musical

Signature Theatre
Apr. 2 – May. 19
At the bustling Grand Hotel a series of eclectic guests and staff including a fading ballerina, a destitute baron, a wannabe-starlet typist, and an ailing bookkeeper collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.

Kristin Chenoweth

Strathmore
Mon. Apr 8
This Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer delights audiences in every show and role, from film and television to voiceover and stage.

Lewis Black

Strathmore
Sun. Apr 14
Known as the king of the rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.

Tinsley Ellis & Coco Montoya

AMP by Strathmore
Tue. Mar 26
Two of blues’ finest players share AMP’s stage.

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic Depth

Strathmore
Sun. Mar 31
From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.

Spotlights

Philharmonix

Sixth & I
Sat. May 4

Washington National Opera: Eugene Onegin

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Mar 29

National Symphony Orchestra: Debussy's La mer

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 11 – 13

Tastes of the Mediterranean

Folger Theatre
Mar. 29 – 31

Direct Current: Du Yun with OK Miss

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5

Mariinsky Ballet: Le Corsaire

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 9 – 14

Love's Labor's Lost

Folger Theatre
Apr. 30 – Jun. 9

Broadway Center Stage: Tommy

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28

Jay Leno

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26
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